Slide Scan shot of Santa Fe #528 leads a East Bound pig train down Curtis Hill with four red & sliver Warbonnets and a CP Rail SD40-2
Working hard to keep speed up on the Hogbacks.
Poof, Just a little snow for now. If we stay cold and have no snow melt we have some big ones starting!
Trains a bit late for last light but the back lighting off the river works.
Passing the old BCR&N ( RI ) Depot thats saved but not restored.
Less then 1/2 hour till their back in Cedar Falls, Iowa as the new rail allows 30 MPH
The shots getting hard to get, Time to trim it back.
Pace shot of the NRHS Train heading back to Cedar Falls,Iowa
On it's way to Davenport till the Extrusion Thursday.
Pulling all the bad ordered cars to the car shops East of town.
Hitting the super evaluation at Winthrop reverse curves that had posted speeds of 40 to 60 MPH over the years, Its 40 MPH now.
After holding for track and time the only Yellow ES44DC got a highgreen and blasting off Under a classic SF cantilever signal bridge.
Lucky to get light in the hole this time of year
After crossing the Des Moines River there in Iowa now and only a short 12 miles to Fort Madison,IA
Running all out after clearing a 30 MPH curve, This is my 300th photo yeah.